Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for XenServer skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XenServer over the 6 months to 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenServer
England > London
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 734 726 731
Rank change year-on-year -8 +5 -79
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 81 104 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.12% 0.15% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 0.80% 1.19% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 68 94 158
London median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +17.07% +13.89%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £76,975 £75,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -17.39% +35.29% -

XenServer is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10,166 8,751 10,065
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 14.67% 12.80% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8,513 7,483 8,776
London median annual salary £57,500 £53,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.48% +7.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%

XenServer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing XenServer as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for XenServer in London

XenServer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenServer in London.

Salary trend for XenServer in London

XenServer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenServer in London over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for XenServer in London

XenServer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the London region over the 6 months to 24 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -15 37 £57,500 -4.17% 4
West London +18 4 £37,500 -34.78% 2
XenServer
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, IT jobs citing XenServer also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 72 (88.89%) VMware
2 61 (75.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 56 (69.14%) Windows
4 55 (67.90%) Active Directory
4 55 (67.90%) Citrix
5 50 (61.73%) DNS
5 50 (61.73%) DHCP
6 48 (59.26%) Firewall
7 45 (55.56%) Microsoft
8 43 (53.09%) HP
8 43 (53.09%) Windows Server
9 42 (51.85%) XenApp
10 38 (46.91%) Cisco
11 36 (44.44%) Finance
12 34 (41.98%) Windows Server 2008
13 33 (40.74%) MS Exchange
14 32 (39.51%) WAN
14 32 (39.51%) Hyper-V
15 31 (38.27%) Cisco ASA
16 30 (37.04%) Linux
17 27 (33.33%) Dell
17 27 (33.33%) Office 365
18 26 (32.10%) Windows Server 2012
19 24 (29.63%) EMC
19 24 (29.63%) TCP/IP
19 24 (29.63%) LAN
20 23 (28.40%) Exchange Server 2010
20 23 (28.40%) PowerShell
21 22 (27.16%) SAN
22 21 (25.93%) SQL Server

XenServer
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (40.74%) MS Exchange
2 23 (28.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 9 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.47%) Apache
6 2 (2.47%) Commerce Server
6 2 (2.47%) Confluence
6 2 (2.47%) IIS
6 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (13.58%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.23%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.23%) Revit
2 1 (1.23%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Sage 200
1 1 (1.23%) SAP EHS
Cloud Services
1 27 (33.33%) Office 365
2 21 (25.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (13.58%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.94%) GitHub
4 4 (4.94%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (3.70%) G Suite
6 2 (2.47%) SaaS
6 2 (2.47%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 50 (61.73%) DHCP
1 50 (61.73%) DNS
2 48 (59.26%) Firewall
3 32 (39.51%) WAN
4 31 (38.27%) Cisco ASA
5 24 (29.63%) LAN
5 24 (29.63%) TCP/IP
6 22 (27.16%) SAN
7 17 (20.99%) Wireless
8 15 (18.52%) BGP
8 15 (18.52%) BIG-IP
8 15 (18.52%) Cisco IOS
8 15 (18.52%) Cisco Nexus
8 15 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 15 (18.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 15 (18.52%) Network Security
8 15 (18.52%) NX-OS
8 15 (18.52%) OSPF
9 7 (8.64%) NetScaler
10 6 (7.41%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.05%) SQL Server 2005
2 13 (16.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.47%) MariaDB
3 2 (2.47%) MySQL
3 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.23%) FileMaker
4 1 (1.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (6.17%) GitLab
3 4 (4.94%) Subversion
3 4 (4.94%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.47%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.47%) JIRA
5 1 (1.23%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.23%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.23%) Spinnaker
5 1 (1.23%) TeamCity
General
1 36 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (1.23%) Banking
2 1 (1.23%) Legal
2 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 15 (18.52%) Network Security Specialist
1 15 (18.52%) Network Specialist
1 15 (18.52%) Security Specialist
1 15 (18.52%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 15 (18.52%) Senior Network Security Specialist
1 15 (18.52%) Senior Network Specialist
1 15 (18.52%) Senior Security Specialist
2 13 (16.05%) Support Engineer
3 9 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
3 9 (11.11%) Citrix Support
3 9 (11.11%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 8 (9.88%) Windows Engineer
5 7 (8.64%) Infrastructure Support
5 7 (8.64%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 7 (8.64%) Service Manager
5 7 (8.64%) Technology Manager
6 6 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) Service Desk Manager
7 5 (6.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.75%) WSH
2 8 (9.88%) X-Windows
3 1 (1.23%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.23%) COM
3 1 (1.23%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.23%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.46%) Blackberry
2 12 (14.81%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.88%) EMC VMAX
3 8 (9.88%) Hedge funds
4 5 (6.17%) Data Centre
4 5 (6.17%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.94%) Fintech
6 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.70%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.47%) Clustering
7 2 (2.47%) Fat Client
7 2 (2.47%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.47%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.23%) iPad
8 1 (1.23%) iPhone
8 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 56 (69.14%) Windows
2 43 (53.09%) Windows Server
3 34 (41.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (37.04%) Linux
5 26 (32.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (19.75%) Solaris
7 15 (18.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (14.81%) Windows 10
8 12 (14.81%) Windows 7
9 9 (11.11%) Windows XP
10 5 (6.17%) CentOS
11 2 (2.47%) Ubuntu
11 2 (2.47%) VyOS
11 2 (2.47%) Windows 8
12 1 (1.23%) CoreOS
12 1 (1.23%) Debian
12 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
2 17 (20.99%) ITIL
3 15 (18.52%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 9 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 9 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (9.88%) Configuration Management
5 8 (9.88%) Incident Management
5 8 (9.88%) Virtual Environments
6 7 (8.64%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (7.41%) DevOps
7 6 (7.41%) Scorecard
8 5 (6.17%) Project Management
8 5 (6.17%) Server Building
9 4 (4.94%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (4.94%) Patch Management
10 3 (3.70%) Business Continuity
10 3 (3.70%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.70%) Migration
11 2 (2.47%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (28.40%) PowerShell
2 16 (19.75%) VB
3 4 (4.94%) Python
4 3 (3.70%) SQL
5 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.47%) Java
5 2 (2.47%) VBScript
6 1 (1.23%) C#
6 1 (1.23%) Perl
6 1 (1.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (18.52%) CCNP
1 15 (18.52%) CCSE
1 15 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (18.52%) CISSP
1 15 (18.52%) CLAS
2 12 (14.81%) Degree
3 2 (2.47%) APMP
3 2 (2.47%) CHECK Team Member
3 2 (2.47%) MCSE
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) GCP
2 3 (3.70%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 61 (75.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (67.90%) Active Directory
3 42 (51.85%) XenApp
4 32 (39.51%) Hyper-V
5 20 (24.69%) XenDesktop
6 14 (17.28%) MetaFrame
7 8 (9.88%) Xen
8 6 (7.41%) Docker
9 3 (3.70%) vSphere
10 1 (1.23%) DFS Replication
10 1 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.23%) pfSense
10 1 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 19 (23.46%) Backup Exec
2 18 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (8.64%) HP Data Protector
4 6 (7.41%) HP SIM
4 6 (7.41%) Puppet
4 6 (7.41%) Terraform
5 5 (6.17%) Ansible
5 5 (6.17%) Kubernetes
5 5 (6.17%) XenMobile
6 4 (4.94%) AirWatch
7 2 (2.47%) Grafana
7 2 (2.47%) Pingdom
7 2 (2.47%) SCCM
7 2 (2.47%) WSUS
7 2 (2.47%) ZABBIX
8 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.23%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 72 (88.89%) VMware
2 55 (67.90%) Citrix
3 45 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 43 (53.09%) HP
5 38 (46.91%) Cisco
6 27 (33.33%) Dell
7 24 (29.63%) EMC
8 18 (22.22%) Symantec
9 17 (20.99%) Juniper
9 17 (20.99%) NetApp
10 15 (18.52%) Blue Coat
10 15 (18.52%) CheckPoint
10 15 (18.52%) F5
10 15 (18.52%) Imperva
10 15 (18.52%) Infoblox
10 15 (18.52%) SolarWinds
11 14 (17.28%) ConnectWise
12 10 (12.35%) EqualLogic
13 9 (11.11%) Apple
14 8 (9.88%) IBM